8 days in Athens Itinerary

8 days in Athens Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Athens holiday maker

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Athens
— 7 nights

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Athens

— 7 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Temple of Hephaestus and Fortress Palamidi. Let the collections at Acropolis Museum and Benaki Museum capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Athens: Nafplio (Ieros Naos Evaggelistria & Archaeological Museum of Nauplion), Mycenae (Citadel and Treasury of Atreus, Lion Gate, &more) and Athens Divers Club (in Anavyssos). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Philopappos Hill, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Cycladic Art, explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, and stop by Plaka.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Athens trip planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport, Skiathos Island National Airport and Mikonos Airport. In July, plan for daily highs up to 91°F, and evening lows to 75°F.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

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